Speeches


New city brand comes with world-class services: mayor

(This speech was delivered by Mayor Paz C. Radaza during the kick-off nite for the fiesta celebration last October 3 at the Lapu-Lapu City Auditorium.) Good evening! This year, our city has embarked on a new milestone. We have ventured into a new brand that will differentiate us from other cities. A brand that will […]

Yearly coastal clean-up aims to preserve tourist spots

(The following is a speech delivered by Mayor Paz C. Radaza at the Liberty Shrine in Lapu-Lapu City during the International Coastal Clean-up Day on September 20, 2014.) Maayong pagpanglimpyo karong buntaga kanatong tanan! Karong buntaga nagtigom na usab kita para sa atong tinuig nga coastal clean-up. Nagkita napud kita ninyo ug balik tuig na […]

Alay-Lakad gives hope to out-of-school youth

(The following is a speech delivered by Mayor Paz C. Radaza during the Alay-Lakad 2014 on September 14, 2014, 6:00 am, at the Lapu-Lapu City Hall grounds.) Theme: “Sa bawat hakbang, kinabukasan at kabuhayan para sa kabataan.” An American Novelist once said and I quote, ‘What is the use of living, if it be not […]

Lapu-Lapu one of fastest growing cities: Radaza

(The following was the State of the City Address delivered by Mayor Paz C. Radaza on August 27, 2014 at the Hoops Dome in Lapu-Lapu City.) Lapu-Lapu: The Historic Resort City is no doubt one of the fastest growing places in Cebu. Investments are not just coming in, they are knocking on our door daily. […]

Lapu-Lapu ready to partner with startups

(The following was the speech given by Mayor Paz Radaza during a gathering of local and international technologists who joined Geeks On A Beach.) Before I start my speech, let me share with you my three favorite apps. One that I used very often on my iPad is the Gmail app. The two others are […]

Mayor opens Kadaugan Food Festival

Welcome remarks delivered by Mayor Paz C. Radaza during the opening of the Kadaugan Food Festival at Liberty Shrine, Mactan, Lapu-Lapu City on April 21, 2014. Good evening my fellow Oponganons. Good evening distinguished guests. Today marks the beginning of our week-long celebration. On this hallowed grounds, come April 27, we will witness the re-enactment […]

Lapu-Lapu holds Cooperative Network Fiesta

Over 500 people joined the Lapu-Lapu City Cooperative Network Fiesta as Mayor Paz C. Radaza strongly pushed for cooperativism in the city. Mayor Radaza said cooperativism is a potent weapon in the fight against poverty. “Cooperativism enables our people to become self-sufficient and ultimately, it allows them to improve their lives”, she added.